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Kuldeep waits on Test call after white-ball wickets against England

Yahoo – Singapore – Spinner Kuldeep Yadav was clapped off the field at Trent Bridge after his latest white ball display and is eager to be called into India’s Test squad

Kuldeep Yadav hopes his recent limited-overs performances will prompt India’s selectors to include him in their squad for the upcoming Test series in England.

Summary

  • Spinner Kuldeep Yadav was clapped off the field at Trent Bridge after his latest white ball display and is eager to be called into India’s Test squadKuldeep Yadav hopes his recent limited-overs performances will prompt India’s selectors to include him in their squad for the upcoming Test series in England.
  • The left-arm wrist spinner took a superb one-day international best six for 25 in his maximum 10 overs as India beat England by eight wickets at Trent Bridge on Thursday to go 1-0 up in a three-match series.
  • Left-arm wrist spinners are a rarity in top-level cricket and England’s batsmen are struggling to pick which way Yadav is turning the ball.
  • But on Thursday, albeit with opener Alex Hales missing with a side injury that has ruled him out of the entire series, Yadav removed an England top three of Jason Roy, Test skipper Joe Root and Jonny Bairstow in a stunning spell of three wickets for five runs in 10 balls.
  • Meanwhile Morgan tried to put England’s struggles against Yadav into perspective by saying: “Considering there is only one left-arm ‘Chinaman’ (a left-arm wrist-spinner) bowler in the world it is not a huge concern.


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